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Jul 22nd, 2010
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Letter to the Orillia Packet and Times July 16 2010Are you concerned about the water you drink? Mayor Harry Hughes and the Oro-Medonte council signed a badly constructed lease with TRY Recycling (Barrie) Inc. to allow the latter to go to the Ministry of the Environment to get a certificate of approva...
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Jul 21st, 2010
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By Kate Harries AWARE Simcoe July 21 2010The old Oro town hall was hot and the debate got heated at a meeting organized by citizens concerned about the potential impact of a prioposed recycling plant on the Oro Moraine near Hawkestone."None of us are against the concpet of recycling," said Dr. Ted Be...
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Jul 21st, 2010
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By NATHAN TAYLOR ORILLIA PACKET AND TIMES July 21 2010About 80 people packed into the Oro Town Hall Tuesday evening for a meeting regarding a proposed recycling facility on a site on the Oro Moraine. A group of citizens opposed to Oro-Medonte Township's plan to put a construction-material recycling p...
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Jul 21st, 2010
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By Frank Matys Orillia Today Jul 15, 2010ORILLIA - An opponent of the defeated Site 41 landfill harbors similar concerns over an outdoor recycling operation proposed for a township-owned gravel pit in Oro-Medonte."It's the same thing," Steve Ogden said of potential impacts on the water table. "Are we...
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In Ramara
Jul 21st, 2010
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By KELLY MCSHANE ORILLIA PACKET AND TIMES July 22 2010The Township of Ramara is one step closer to breaking ground on the construction of its new administration office, as the township begins accepting tenders from contractors for the multimillion-dollar project. ...
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Jul 20th, 2010
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Simcoe.com July 14 2010 INNISFIL  - A lifelong Innisfil resident has announced he will run for Innisfil council in Ward 2 in this October’s election. ...
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Jul 20th, 2010
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By Jay Gutteridge Simcoe.com July 15 2010A manager of one of Bradford’s most recognizable landmarks is seeking the Ward 2 council seat in the Oct. 25 municipal election. ...
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In Barrie
Jul 20th, 2010
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By Bob Bruton Barrie Examiner July 15 2010Mike Ramsay wants your trust, and your votes. The veteran city councillor announced Wednesday that he's running for Barrie mayor in the Oct. 25 municipal election. ...
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In Barrie
Jul 20th, 2010
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Simcoe.com July 16 2010 BARRIE - Current Ward 4 Coun. Barry Ward wants to keep his job. ...
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In Orillia
Jul 20th, 2010
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July 16 2010 - news release from Kelly Clune:Kelly Clune is stepping into the race for Councillor in Orillia's Ward 4.  Clune believes that government decisions must attend to the long-term health and well-being of our community.  ...